Vauxhall OnStar

What can OnStar do?

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Automatic Crash Response

Automatic Crash Response

What would you do if you had an accident and couldn't call for help?
The moment your airbag deploys, an OnStar advisor makes contact with you over the hands-free speakerphone. At the same time, the system locates your car - so emergency services can be dispatched to your side if necessary.

 

Automatic Crash Response

AUTOMATIC CRASH RESPONSE. WE’RE ON OUR WAY.

If you have an accident and can’t call for help, Vauxhall OnStar reacts instantly.

The second your airbag inflates:

  • Automatic Crash Response opens a direct line to a trained Vauxhall OnStar advisor, who’ll talk to you in your chosen language (even if you’re abroad) via the hands-free speakerphone
  • Vauxhall OnStar sends a report to our Service Centre, including your location, travel direction, vehicle colour and the extent of the damage

Emergency services immediately head to the accident scene, if your vehicle report warrants it.

Roadside Assistance

ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE.

If your vehicle breaks down, Vauxhall OnStar is there, too.

  • If you’re in a remote area or can’t get a phone signal, press the Service button to talk to an Vauxhall OnStar advisor
  • Your advisor will take down your problem and send a professional breakdown recovery team to your location.

24H Emergency Call Service

24H EMERGENCY CALL SERVICE.

If a medical emergency affects you or your passengers, Vauxhall OnStar is ready to help.

  • Press the SOS button for a direct line to an Vauxhall OnStar service advisor
  • If necessary, your advisor will send details of your exact location to the relevant emergency services, who will immediately come to your aid

Overview

Onstar Roadside Assistance

WI-FI HOTSPOT. CAR IS ONLINE.

Broadband makes life easier and more fun, so use Vauxhall OnStar to create an in-car wi-fi hotspot.

  • Enjoy fast and stable internet access on the move.
  • Smartphones, laptops, tablets and more – your hotspot will support up to seven devices.
  • Vauxhall OnStar’s powerful roof antenna reliably connects you to high-speed internet services.

Smartphone App

SMARTPHONE APP.

When do I need to fill up? What‘s my tyre pressure? Where did I park? Use your Vauxhall OnStar smartphone app to:

  • Display key diagnostics (like tyre pressure, fuel and oil levels) anytime, anywhere.
  • Lock and unlock your car doors remotely.
  • Locate your vehicle if you can’t remember where you last parked.
  • Once you’re close to your car, flash the lights and honk the horn to identify it.
  • Enter your destination address into your smartphone and send it to your car‘s navigation system.

Remote Control for your Car

REMOTE CONTROL FOR YOUR CAR.

If you forget your smartphone or lock yourself out of your car, just cal lVauxhall OnStar Service.Once our advisor has checked your security PIN, they’ll locate your car and lock it – or unlock it remotely so you can get in. Problem solved.

Onstar Roadside Assistance

STOLEN VEHICLE ASSISTANCE. WE’LL HELP GET IT BACK.

If your car is not where you parked it, Vauxhall OnStar can confirm if it’s been stolen – and help you get it back.

  • Once you report the theft to the police, your Vauxhall OnStar advisor can use the crime reference number to start searching for your car.
  • Vauxhall OnStar’s GPS technology will confirm your Vauxhall’s location.
  • If the thief turns off the engine, Vauxhall OnStar can deactivate the ignition, effectively immobilising your car. The police can then recover it.

VEHICLE DIAGNOSTICS. BECAUSE PREVENTION IS BETTER THAN CURE.

Vehicle diagnostics keep you up-to-date with your car’s health of so you can avoid unexpected repairs.

  • If you see a warning light in the dash, press the Service button. Your advisor will assess your car remotely and tell you if you need a mechanic.
  • If you do, we’ll send your nearest Vauxhall dealer’s address to your navigation system.
  • At your request, Vauxhall OnStar can also send you a monthly email showing your car‘s oil level, tyre pressure and other data, to help you stay in control.

DESTINATION DOWNLOAD. DIRECTIONS ON DEMAND.

‘Isn’t that museum around here?’ ‘Where’s that great restaurant?’ ‘Is this the stadium?’ Vauxhall OnStar is always ready to help when you’re in doubt about locations, directions or destinations.

  • Use the Service button to contact your Vauxhall OnStar advisor. They’ll pinpoint your destination and send the address to your vehicle´s navigation system.
  • Destination Download saves time and calms nerves – for example, by helping you easily switch destination en route.

YOUR PRIVACY. YOUR CALL.

You are always in complete control of what Vauxhall OnStar can and can’t do.

  • Once you’ve registered and activated Vauxhall OnStar, you can access every Vauxhall OnStar service.
  • To safeguard your security, several services (including Remote Door Lock/Unlock and Stolen Vehicle Assistance) will ask for your PIN.
  • To prevent Vauxhall OnStar from accessing your car’s location, press the Privacy button. Vauxhall OnStar will only override this request in an emergency.
  • Vauxhall OnStar will never sell on your information. Your information will only be disclosed to OnStar, its affiliated or associated companies, retailers and companies working on behalf of Vauxhall OnStar (‘selected third parties’).

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